160 Stabler Road, Chadds Ford, PA 19317-9352 $1,495,000

Beds/Baths: 6/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 5,891
Acreage: 8.9
Age:149 years
MLS#: PACT483972
Subdivision: None Available


Nestled in the historic and picturesque Chadds Ford, Brandywine Valley, this beautiful 1870 Eastlake Fieldstone Manor Home and Stone Bank Barn is centrally located on 8.9 private acres bordering conservation land with views of the Brandywine River. Meander up the half-mile private road under a canopy of trees and then up the driveway. Enter the three-story home through one of 3 covered porches into the Family Room with large windows, 10-foot ceilings and center fireplace with bookcase. Following is a room that portrays a study type environment leading to the main Foyer with large double door entry. The Foyer graces a hand crafted solid detailed walnut open turned staircase flanked by the formal Living Room with center fireplace on one side and the formal Dining Room or Ballroom on the other. A Kitchen with exposed wooden beams looks out to sunny field towards the Bank Barn. The second level is complete with 4 nice size Bedrooms and a rear staircase, the third level includes 2 additional large Bedrooms. This wonderful home has stained glass windows that create a seasonal glow. The bay windows and wooden pocket shutters bring forth abundant light throughout the day and offer lambent dusk. A delightful property, the serene hilltop pool, sweet sloping hills, stunning fields, vegetable gardens, heirloom blackberry groves and grape arbors offer bountiful country living. Today, several state championship trees, including, Yellow Buckeye, Chinese Chestnut, Cucumber Magnolia and Nordmann Fir hold steady through time. A house of antiquity, it was once called ~The Stabler Farm,~ ~The Moore Farm,~ ~Happy Hill.~ The original building, a Spartan 1750 stone construction, once provided protection from the elements and shelter for the Hessian soldiers during the Revolutionary War in the Battle of the Brandywine. An exciting opportunity to craft your own style into this retreat estate home close to Wilmington, Philadelphia and Longwood Gardens.

Bedroom 5: 15 X 13 - Upper 2
Bedroom 6: 20 X 19 - Upper 2
Bedroom 2: 15 X 10 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 17 X 15 - Upper 1
Bedroom 4: 17 X 15 - Upper 1
Living Room: 23 X 14 - Main
Dining Room: 23 X 14 - Main
Kitchen: 23 X 14 - Main
Study: 17 X 16 - Main

Taxes: $14,360
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: N
Basement: Y
Pool: Yes - Personal
School Dist: Unionville-Chadds Ford


Hot Water Heating, Oil, Central A/C, , Electric, Hot Water - S/W Changeover, Well Water, On Site Septic, 200+ Amp Service, Basement Laundry, Cable TV

Driveway, Private Parking

Full Basement, Hardwood Flooring, Mantel(s), , Dry Wall, Plaster Walls

Metal Roof, Slate Roof, Stone Exterior, Patio(s), Other, In Ground Pool

Cul-de-sac, , Rural Lot, Secluded Lot, Rural, River View, Trees/Woods View, Valley View, Water View, Wire Fence, Gravel Road

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Public Elementary (7 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Chadds Ford Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K-5 Chadds Ford 1.08 mi
Hillendale Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K-5 Chadds Ford 1.68 mi
Greenwood El School Kennett Consolidated School District 1-5 Kennett Square 3.33 mi
Pocopson Elementary School Unionville-Chadds Ford School District K-5 West Chester 3.51 mi
Hanby Elementary School Brandywine School District K-5 Wilmington 4.94 mi
Charles W Bush School Brandywine School District Preschool-K Wilmington 4.94 mi
Concord El School Garnet Valley School District K-2 Glen Mills 4.99 mi

Public High (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Concord High School Brandywine School District 9-12 Wilmington 4.72 mi

Private (12 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Westtown Children's Academy Chadd'sford Preschool-Preschool Chadds Ford 1.27 mi
Fairville Friends School Inc - Chadds Ford 2.11 mi
Centreville Layton School Preschool-12 Wilmington 2.13 mi
Chesterbrook Academy Preschool-Preschool Chadds Ford 3.29 mi
The Goddard School Preschool-K Chadds Ford 3.39 mi
The Pilot School K-8 Wilmington 3.83 mi
Albert Einstein Academy K-5 Wilmington 4.19 mi
Kindercare Preschool-K Glen Mills 4.29 mi
Kindercare Learning Center Preschool-K West Chester 4.42 mi
Brandywine Valley Christian Preschool - Wilmington 4.5 mi
Children S House Montessori Preschool-K Wilmington 4.57 mi
Educational Enrichment Center Inc Preschool-Preschool Wilmington 4.87 mi

Catholic (1 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
St Cornelius School Archdiocese Of Philadelphia Preschool-8 Chadds Ford 2.63 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Chadds Ford(19317), Pennsylvania.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 14,244
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 27
  • Average salary of people in this community: $55,364
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 1.94%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 460
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.61
  • Households w/ Children: 34%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 3,095 (79.8%)
  • Rented: 625 (16.1%)
  • Vacant: 158 (4.1%)
  • Total: 3,877

Population Demographics

The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.

Total: 9,715
Households: 3,720
Median Age: 47.30

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.


Weather Risk


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Educational Climate Index: 5 (1 = Low, 5 = High)

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 0.7%
  • Some High School: 0.7%
  • High School Graduate: 16.8%
  • Some College: 13.3%
  • Associate Degree: 4.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 30.6%
  • Graduate Degree: 33.4%


  • White Collar: 60%
  • Blue Collar: 40%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $117,065

Fair Market Rents

The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

  • Studio: $845
  • One Bedroom: $1,003
  • Two Bedroom: $1,211
  • Three Bedroom: $1,515
  • Four Bedroom: $1,686


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160 Stabler Road, Chadds Ford, PA 19317-9352

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